USTAD SIRAJ KHAN

 

Ustad Siraj Khan's music reflects the eternal essence of the Sitar as perfected and handed down from deep rooted historical tradition.

Siraj Khan was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. His initial training included tutelage under the inimitable Ustad Vilayat Khan. Under the Guru Sishya Parampara of Mewati Gharana, he received intense training, refinement and perfection under his cousin, the magnificient Ustad Rais Khan. His Khaas Taaleem includes learning of different Bandishes in different Ragas from his grandfather, the great Ustad Ghulam Qadir Khan.

 

At present Siraj Khan continues to spread the musical message of the Gharana in true Guru-shishya Parampara as also enthral the discerning audience with his performances. 

He has two sons - Asad khan and Shaharaz khan. Asad Khan has already begun to dazzle audiences with his sitar virtuosity and will continue the Instrumental tradition.

 

Born - Indore, Madhya Pradesh, in 1958

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